Articles By: Staff

Only half of houses insured

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INSURANCE Council of New Zealand chief executive Tim Grafton said about 480 homes in Edgecumbe were insured. “We understand there are 900 homes in Edgecumbe…

Alien returns in worldwide celebration

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WHAKAMAX is joining at least 20 others independent cinemas from Auckland to Oamaru in a worldwide celebration of Alien Day this month. The cinema on…

Welcome to the jungle

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ANIMALS have been an integral component of human storytelling from early myths to modern fables. Think about the Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book published in…

Ngati Army mobilises

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A VOLUNTEER army is being mobilised to help clean-up flood-stricken Edgecumbe. Te Runanga o Ngati Awa, Whakatane District Council and Bay of Plenty Regional Council…

Free support for victims

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FAMILIES struggling with the impact of flooding in Whakatane now have somewhere to turn to help them cope with their emotional distress. Family Works Bay…

Fun features at Kawerau event

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A MEGA inflatable city will go up at the Waterhouse Street Reserve on Saturday, part of a family fun event at Kawerau this weekend FLOWQUEST…

Tauranga hosts weekend of jazz

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THE National Jazz Festival, the longest running festival in the southern hemisphere, returns to Tauranga for its 55th year this Easter Weekend. The festival is…

Magic take first loss of season

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THE Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic suffered their first loss of the ANZ Premiership on Monday. The Magic were beaten 72-59 by the Southern Steel…

My name is Moana

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CELEBRATED singer-songwriter Moana Maniapoto is bringing her show My Name is Moana to Opotiki next month. Maniapoto will be joined by her sister Trina, Pitch…